Go Back
+ servings
4 from 3 votes
A zucchini muffin in a paper case with other muffins in the background
Healthy Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

Healthy Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins with no refined-sugar added, a delicious little treat for kids and grown-ups alike. Great for a picnic, a healthy afterschool snack or just a little bite of the go, these muffins are super quick and easy to make.

Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: healthy muffins for kids
Servings: 6 muffins
Calories: 171 kcal
Author: Daniela Apostol
Ingredients
  • 1 cup self-raising flour
  • 1 zucchini
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 banana, mashed
  • 2 tbsp honey (or maple syrup)
  • 1 egg
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 200 degrees Celsius (390 Fahrenheit).

  2. Grate the zucchini, and use your hands to squeeze the liquid well. Beat the egg well.

  3. In a large bowl, sift the flour, add the grated zucchini, mashed banana, chocolate chips, honey and egg.

  4. Mix everything together without overmixing.

  5. Line the muffin tin with paper cases, and divide the batter between each case.

  6. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until golden.

  7. Leave to cool completely before removing the muffins from the paper cases.

Recipe Notes

SEE THE POST FOR TIPS ON HOW TO MAKE THE BEST ZUCCHINI MUFFINS WITH CHOCOALTE CHIPS.

Nutrition Facts
Healthy Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins
Amount Per Serving
Calories 171 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 3g15%
Cholesterol 27mg9%
Sodium 22mg1%
Potassium 234mg7%
Carbohydrates 31g10%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 12g13%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 120IU2%
Vitamin C 7.6mg9%
Calcium 35mg4%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.